6x Outdoor Activities in and around Eindhoven

Are you looking for some nice outdoor activities? Discover everything that Eindhoven and its surroundings have to offer and enjoy. From supping to relaxing on the city beach, let our six tips inspire you!

Water Sports

In addition to beating some of the heat, this activity provides some relaxation and exercise at the same time. Of course, you don't have to paddle across the whole Dommel, a little supping or a short canoe trip is enough. SupClub is the place to be for any equipment regarding supping. Do you prefer to jump in a canoe or kayak? You can rent one at Puur Kanoverhuur.


Almost nothing is more fun than seeing animals grazing and enjoying life. Pay a visit to Landgoed de Grote Beek where you will find all kinds of farm animals at Boerderij de Haen. Can't you get enough? Then there are plenty of other options around Eindhoven, such as Dierenrijk and BestZOO.

Luminous Stones create a special version of Van Goghs Starry Night

Van Gogh Roosegaarde cycle path

Cycling Routes

Eindhoven is a suitable place to cycle and that is proven by the number of cycling routes in and around the city. Rondje Eindhoven, the Philips cycling route, are just two of them have you heard about the Van Gogh Roosegaarde cycle path? Highly recommended if you hop on your bike in the evening. Here you'll spot Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' in a very special way: in a 600-meter long cycle path with luminous stones.

Open-air Museums

For some culture, you can just go outside as well. Eindhoven is a city full of urban culture. Once you notice it, you can’t unsee it. On every corner you’ll spot, stickers and graffiti, it’s everywhere! A collection point is the open-air museum de Berenkuil. There’s more! Learn about Vincent Van Gogh and dive into the Van Gogh Village for the Vincentre and other monuments.

Enjoy the sun on one of the city beaches

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